- Associated Press - Sunday, July 3, 2016

TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Fireworks and festivals are planned throughout Oklahoma to celebrate the nation’s birthday on the Fourth of July.

In Tulsa, an estimated 80,000 people are expected for Monday’s reopening of the River West Festival Park along the Arkansas River. Activities at the 2016 Folds of Honor FreedomFest include games and inflatables for the kids. Food trucks will be on site along with live music and a fireworks display choreographed to patriotic music.

Fleet Feet will host an early-morning run Monday, featuring a 5k run, a 5k stroller race and a one-mile fun run and walk through Tulsa’s Blue Dome District.

Claremore Lake Park will host the city’s traditional kids’ fishing derby, with children ages 4-12 invited to participate. Trophies are awarded for the smallest and largest fish in each age group.

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